Recent Articles

Why gold and oil have parted ways

Posted on January 1, 2015

Historically, gold and oil prices have moved in tandem.

The Klondike Gold Rush debuts Jan. 6 on PBS

Posted on January 1, 2015

“People set off with very little clue about where they were going, they were swept up in this mass hysteria.”

HD Mining refuses to show B.C. unions the files on work permits for Chinese miners

Posted on December 27, 2012

The Canadian miner that is bringing in hundreds of miners from China to work on a northern B.C. coal operation is refusing to release its files on the temporary work permits it obtained from the federal government.

Time to pull the plug on the Enbridge Northern Gateway fiasco

Posted on August 10, 2012

Days after the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board issued a scathing report on the company’s incompetent response to a Michigan oil spill, Enbridge issued a statement saying that it is willing to spend a further $500 million — yes, a half a billion dollars — on further safety measures on the proposed Northern Gateway Pipeline.